The median contractor rate for a Business Architect was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Business Architect
UK
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 495 544 542
Rank change year-on-year +49 -2  
Contract jobs requiring a Business Architect 109 109 106
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.24% 0.20% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.21% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 57 72
Median daily rate £525 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.54% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £431 £414
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £750 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £500 £494
% change year-on-year +9.94% +1.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £47.91 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £47.91 -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 43833 53144 53796
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.56% 95.10% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 28465 34660 32613
Median daily rate £430 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.17% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £263 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1448 1545 2147
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.98 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.13% +2.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.60
% change year-on-year -2.77% +8.43%  

Business Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Business Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Business Architect in the UK

Business Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Business Architect.

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Architect in the UK

Business Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Architect over the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Architect in the UK

Business Architect
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Architect.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Architect in the UK

Business Architect
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 25 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +44 103 £545 -0.90% 11
London +43 60 £520 -5.45% 7
South East +34 17 £585 +11.42% 2
Yorkshire +40 11 £488 -
South West +9 11 £550 -
Berkshire +29 8 £575 -2.16%
Hampshire +23 8 £585 +37.64%
Wiltshire +11 8 £550 -
Swindon -3 7 £550 -
City of London +11 6 £700 +27.27% 1
Basingstoke +9 6 £585 +37.64%
South Yorkshire +8 5 £500 -
West Yorkshire - 5 £450 -
Surrey - 5 £585 - 2
Sheffield +13 4 £513 -
Staines - 4 £585 -
Halifax - 4 £444 -
Scotland +32 3 £513 +2.50%
Croydon - 3 £500 -
Edinburgh +17 2 £513 +2.50%
Cardiff +17 1 £450 -
West Midlands +16 1 £650 +8.33% 2
North West +15 1 £475 +8.88%
South Wales +12 1 £450 -
Wales +10 1 £450 -
Bristol +1 1 £435 -13.00%
Bath - 1 £575 -
Dorset - 1 £545 -
Somerset - 1 £575 -
Cheshire - 1 £475 -

Business Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 April 2017, Business Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Business Architect in the job title.

1 79 (37.80%) Finance
2 68 (32.54%) Target Operating Model
3 37 (17.70%) Stakeholder Management
3 37 (17.70%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (15.79%) Business Transformation
5 32 (15.31%) Security Cleared
6 30 (14.35%) Business Analysis
7 25 (11.96%) TOGAF
7 25 (11.96%) SC Cleared
8 22 (10.53%) Banking
8 22 (10.53%) SQL
9 20 (9.57%) Analytical Skills
10 19 (9.09%) Retail
10 19 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
11 17 (8.13%) Change Management
11 17 (8.13%) Analytics
12 16 (7.66%) Enterprise Modelling
13 15 (7.18%) Scrum
14 13 (6.22%) Telecoms
14 13 (6.22%) Data Modelling
15 12 (5.74%) Marketing
15 12 (5.74%) Enterprise Architecture
16 11 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
17 10 (4.78%) Degree
18 9 (4.31%) Pega
19 8 (3.83%) Data Architecture
19 8 (3.83%) Stakeholder Engagement
19 8 (3.83%) Continuous Improvement
19 8 (3.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 8 (3.83%) SAP

Business Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.48%) Apache Solr
1 1 (0.48%) Apache Spark
1 1 (0.48%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (0.48%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (1.44%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.96%) Pega PRPC
2 2 (0.96%) SAP Travel Management
2 2 (0.96%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.48%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.48%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.48%) CloudSense
1 1 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.48%) Firewall
1 1 (0.48%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (0.48%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (3.83%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (2.39%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (1.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (1.44%) Blockchain
5 3 (1.44%) Hadoop
5 3 (1.44%) Looker
5 3 (1.44%) QlikView
6 2 (0.96%) MySQL
6 2 (0.96%) Power BI
6 2 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.48%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.48%) GIS
7 1 (0.48%) OLAP
7 1 (0.48%) OLTP
7 1 (0.48%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.48%) Pentaho
7 1 (0.48%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 3 (1.44%) ERwin
2 2 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.96%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.48%) MagicDraw
General
1 79 (37.80%) Finance
2 22 (10.53%) Banking
3 19 (9.09%) Retail
4 13 (6.22%) Telecoms
5 12 (5.74%) Marketing
6 4 (1.91%) Back Office
6 4 (1.91%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.44%) Electronics
7 3 (1.44%) Law
7 3 (1.44%) Legal
8 2 (0.96%) Advertising
8 2 (0.96%) Billing
8 2 (0.96%) Front Office
9 1 (0.48%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.48%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.91%) .NET
2 3 (1.44%) Web Services
3 2 (0.96%) .NET Framework
3 2 (0.96%) SAP TM
4 1 (0.48%) CSS
4 1 (0.48%) HTML
4 1 (0.48%) Java EE
4 1 (0.48%) JSF
4 1 (0.48%) JSON
4 1 (0.48%) JSP
4 1 (0.48%) Lucene
4 1 (0.48%) MDX
4 1 (0.48%) REST
4 1 (0.48%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.48%) Servlets
4 1 (0.48%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.57%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (1.91%) Fintech
3 2 (0.96%) Hedge funds
3 2 (0.96%) iSeries
3 2 (0.96%) Taxonomies
4 1 (0.48%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.48%) Credit Risk
4 1 (0.48%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.48%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.48%) Derivative
4 1 (0.48%) Equities
4 1 (0.48%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (0.48%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.48%) Market Risk
4 1 (0.48%) Private Cloud
4 1 (0.48%) Public Cloud
4 1 (0.48%) Reference Data
4 1 (0.48%) Robotics
4 1 (0.48%) Smart Meter
4 1 (0.48%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.96%) Windows
1 2 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (0.48%) Android
2 1 (0.48%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.48%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (32.54%) Target Operating Model
2 37 (17.70%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (17.70%) Stakeholder Management
3 33 (15.79%) Business Transformation
4 30 (14.35%) Business Analysis
5 25 (11.96%) TOGAF
6 19 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (8.13%) Analytics
7 17 (8.13%) Change Management
8 16 (7.66%) Enterprise Modelling
9 15 (7.18%) Scrum
10 13 (6.22%) Data Modelling
11 12 (5.74%) Enterprise Architecture
12 8 (3.83%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (3.83%) CRM
12 8 (3.83%) Data Architecture
12 8 (3.83%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 7 (3.35%) Conflict Management
13 7 (3.35%) Service Design
13 7 (3.35%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 22 (10.53%) SQL
2 5 (2.39%) Java
3 3 (1.44%) C
3 3 (1.44%) C#
3 3 (1.44%) PL/SQL
4 2 (0.96%) COBOL
4 2 (0.96%) Python
4 2 (0.96%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.48%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 1 (0.48%) R
5 1 (0.48%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.48%) VBA
Qualifications
1 32 (15.31%) Security Cleared
2 25 (11.96%) SC Cleared
3 10 (4.78%) Degree
4 6 (2.87%) CTC Cleared
5 3 (1.44%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.48%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.48%) CBAP
6 1 (0.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.48%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.35%) QA
2 5 (2.39%) MiFID
3 4 (1.91%) IFRS
3 4 (1.91%) IFRS 9
4 2 (0.96%) GDPR
5 1 (0.48%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.48%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.48%) FedRAMP
5 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.48%) ISO27002
5 1 (0.48%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.48%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.48%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 9 (4.31%) Pega
2 8 (3.83%) SAP
3 6 (2.87%) Oracle
3 6 (2.87%) Tableau
4 5 (2.39%) Actimize
4 5 (2.39%) Cognos
5 4 (1.91%) Microsoft
6 3 (1.44%) Birst
7 2 (0.96%) IBM
7 2 (0.96%) Infor
7 2 (0.96%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (0.96%) Temenos
7 2 (0.96%) TSYS
8 1 (0.48%) Google
8 1 (0.48%) Informatica
8 1 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.48%) Teradata
8 1 (0.48%) TIBCO
City, London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £500.00 - £520 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Difrent
Rate: Up to £535 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago